Work Gets Underway At New Fishermans Bend Secondary School

Work Gets Underway At New Fishermans Bend Secondary School

18 January 2020

Victoria Minister for Education James Merlino Building Underway At Fishermans Bend Secondary School Victor P Taffa Families living in one of Melbourne’s newest urban renewal communities are a step closer to having an exciting new vertical school. Work got underway on the new Fishermans Bend Secondary School today. Minister for Education James Merlino turned the […]

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Land Secured For New School At Kalkallo

Land Secured For New School At Kalkallo

18 January 2020

Victoria Minister for Education James Merlino Land Brings Primary School For Kalkallo A Step Closer Victor P Taffa Families in Melbourne’s growing northern suburbs are a step closer to having an exciting new local school, after land was secured to build Kalkallo Common Primary School (interim name). Minister for Education James Merlino today announced that […]

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Northern Territory Govt Accelerates Efforts To Attract International Students

Northern Territory Govt Accelerates Efforts To Attract International Students

16 January 2020

Northern Territory Chief Minister Michael Gunner Boosting Our Population By Attracting International Students Victor P Taffa Northern Territory Government is accelerating efforts to attract international students as a key part of diversifying the Territory economy and creating local permanent jobs. There are over 3,300 international students studying in the Northern Territory with the industry contributing […]

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Grants Awarded In 8 Council Areas For Roll Out Of 3-Year-Old Kinder Places

Grants Awarded In 8 Council Areas For Roll Out Of 3-Year-Old Kinder Places

14 January 2020

Victoria Minister for Education James Merlino Making Kindergarten Enrolment Easier For Families Victor P Taffa Andrews Government is making it easier for families to secure a kindergarten place for 3 and 4-year-old children by supporting councils to develop central enrolment schemes and simplify enrolment processes. Minister for Education James Merlino today announced 8 councils in […]

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Undergrounding Power Proceeding At 3 Northern Territory Primary Schools

Undergrounding Power Proceeding At 3 Northern Territory Primary Schools

12 January 2020

Northern Territory Treasurer Nicole Manison Undergrounding Power In More Northern Territory Schools Victor P Taffa School undergrounding power project is underway with works commencing at 3 more Northern Territory primary schools this week. Jingili Primary, Moil Primary and Larrakeyah Primary are the schools beginning their undergrounding power works this week. “We are providing funding specifically […]

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New North And South Schools Design Revealed

New North And South Schools Design Revealed

09 January 2020

South Australia Minister for Education John Gardner Designs For New North And South Schools Revealed Victor P Taffa Marshall Government is forging ahead with its record capital works investment into the state’s education system, with concept designs for two new Birth to Year 12 (B-12) schools in Aldinga and Angle Vale revealed today. Construction of […]

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Value Of International Education 16% Up 12 Months To 1 July 2019

Value Of International Education 16% Up 12 Months To 1 July 2019

04 January 2020

Queensland Minister for International Education and Training Kate Jones Queensland Records Decade-High Growth In Visiting Students Victor P Taffa Queensland’s international education sector posted decade-high growth over 2018-19 to inject $5.38 Billion into the state, new data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) shows. Value of international education and training rose 16 % a […]

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Higher Education Grant Applications Open Until 6 March 2020

Higher Education Grant Applications Open Until 6 March 2020

03 January 2020

Northern Territory Chief Minister Michael Gunner Northern Territory Higher Education Grants Victor P Taffa Northern Territory Government is strengthening the Territory’s skills base, and helping keep Territory students in the Northern Territory. Northern Territory Government is offering Higher Education Study Grants to those undertaking their first undergraduate degree in the Northern Territory. “Territory Government is […]

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Work Gets Underway On New Montrose Primary School Gym

Work Gets Underway On New Montrose Primary School Gym

02 January 2020

Victoria Minister for Education James Merlino Works Starts On New School Gym Victor P Taffa Students in Montrose are a step closer to having the modern, competition-grade gym facilities they deserve, thanks to the Andrews Government. Minister for Education and Member for Monbulk, James Merlino today turned the sod on the $3.82 million gym that […]

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20 Tasmanian Government Schools Take Part In Phonics Testing Pilot

20 Tasmanian Government Schools Take Part In Phonics Testing Pilot

29 December 2019

Tasmania Minister for Education and Training Jeremy Rockliff Phonics Testing Pilot Victor P Taffa A total of 20 Tasmanian Government Schools will take part in a phonics testing pilot next year as part of the Hodgman Government’s commitment to lifting educational outcomes. National Year 1 Phonics Screen Test pilot is a short, simple assessment that […]

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Hodgman Govt Helping Break Down Barriers To Work

Hodgman Govt Helping Break Down Barriers To Work

23 December 2019

Tasmania Minister for Education and Training Jeremy Rockliff Helping Break Down Barriers To Work Victor P Taffa Hodgman Government is committed to building a skilled workforce and breaking down traditional barriers some may face getting work. That’s why our Adult Learning Fund and Skills Fund Grants are important in providing effective career pathways for Tasmanians […]

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Beazley Medal Winners 2019 Announced By Minister

Beazley Medal Winners 2019 Announced By Minister

20 December 2019

Western Australia Minister for Education and Training Sue Ellery Beazley Medals Awarded To Top Year 12 Students Victor P Taffa Methodist Ladies’ College and St. Mark’s Anglican Community School students win Beazley Medals Western Australian senior secondary students awarded a total of 4,124 awards including General and Subject Exhibitions Students from Methodist Ladies’ College and […]

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Hodgman Govt Works With TAFE To Future Proof Workforce

Hodgman Govt Works With TAFE To Future Proof Workforce

20 December 2019

Tasmania Minister for Education and Training Jeremy Rockliff Government Responds To Industry Needs Victor P Taffa Hodgman Government is committed to ensuring Tasmania has the skilled workforce it needs to support our growing economy now and into the future. We recognise tourism and hospitality businesses are experiencing skills and labour shortages, and that a range […]

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South West TAFE Library Architect Appointed

South West TAFE Library Architect Appointed

19 December 2019

Victoria Minister for Training and Skills Gayle Tierney Architect Appointed To South West TAFE Library Victor P Taffa Students and residents in Warrnambool are a step closer to having a state-of-the-art learning and library hub, with the Andrews Government appointing an architect to design the project. Kosloff Architecture has been appointed to design the next […]

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SACE Completion Rate Highest In 9 Years

SACE Completion Rate Highest In 9 Years

17 December 2019

South Australia Minister for Education John Gardner SACE Completion At 9 Year High Victor P Taffa A total of 15,276 students are today celebrating after completing their South Australian Certificate of Education (SACE) the highest number of SACE completers in 9 years. This year has also seen a record 2,815 students complete a VET Certificate […]

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Steffen Faurby Appointed Managing Director Of TAFE NSW

Steffen Faurby Appointed Managing Director Of TAFE NSW

16 December 2019

New South Wales Minister for Skills and Tertiary Education Geoff Lee TAFE New South Wales Welcomes New Leadership Victor P Taffa Minister for Skills and Tertiary Education Geoff Lee has today announced the appointment of Steffen Faurby as Managing Director of TAFE NSW. “I’m pleased to announce a leader of Mr. Faurby’s calibre to guide […]

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The Basin Primary School To Be Upgraded

The Basin Primary School To Be Upgraded

13 December 2019

Victoria Minister for Education James Merlino Upgrades For The Basin Primary School Victor P Taffa Significant upgrades will soon get underway at The Basin Primary School, thanks to a funding boost from the Andrews Government. Minister for Education James Merlino today visited school to announce $1.44 Million for upgrade works on the school’s oval, to […]

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Education Capital Works Program Reveals Nine More Designs

Education Capital Works Program Reveals Nine More Designs

11 December 2019

South Australia Minister for Education John Gardner Nine More Designs Revealed As Part Of Education Capital Works Program Victor P Taffa Thousands more students and their families can now see what their future school will look like, with concept designs revealed for nine new school upgrades across South Australia. Marshall Government’s $1.3 Billion capital works […]

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Non-Government Schools Receive Funding Boost

Non-Government Schools Receive Funding Boost

10 December 2019

Victoria Premier Daniel Andrews Victoria Minister for Education James Merlino Funding Boost For Non-Government Schools Victor P Taffa Dozens of Catholic and independent schools across Victoria will share in more than $70 Million to build and upgrade facilities, giving students better schools and the best start in life. Victorian school students will benefit from a […]

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School Infrastructure Upgrades Receive Smarter Planning

School Infrastructure Upgrades Receive Smarter Planning

10 December 2019

Victoria Minister for Planning Richard Wynne Victoria Minister for Education James Merlino Smarter Planning For School Infrastructure Upgrades Victor P Taffa Andrews Government is making it easier for Catholic and independent schools to upgrade and build new vital education facilities across Victoria. Minister for Planning Richard Wynne has introduced a streamlined planning permit process for […]

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